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Hockey India CEO’s outburst before Dutch game had a ‘very disturbing effect’, says Harendra Singh

Hockey India's four-member high performance and development committee, which met in Delhi last Monday, cited the incident as one of the reasons for Harendra's removal as the chief coach.

Hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr. hospitalised with breathing problems

Legendary centre-forward Balbir Singh Sr, 94, is being treated at the Respiratory Intensive Care Unit (RICU) of the PGI Hospital.


Junior hockey coach Jude Felix sidelined, his replacement David John removed as senior selector

Jude Felix has been the junior team coach for the last 13 months but was dropped at the last minute, after the team for the Youth Olympic Games was selected.

The great coach scapegoat

Neither administration nor players are held to account for hockey team’s failures.

India aim to win medals at big events like Asian and Commonwealth Games, says Manpreet Singh

India hockey skipper Manpreet Singh says they have it in them to win medals at Sultan Azlan Shah Cup and Commonwealth Games 2018.

'Punjab clique' in Indian hockey team

The reports suggest that the main reason for India’s poor outing at an Olympics was their failure to play as a team.


A year before Rio Olympics, India search for silver lining in the clouds

Camping in a tiny Himachal hamlet, eight thousand feet above sea level, the Van Ass saga and its repercussions have not been felt by the team.

Getting the initial goal in our name will help us build pressure: Paul van Ass

Chief coach Van Ass stressed on the need to score early goals to put pressure on the opponents.

Defender Gurjinder Singh-India’s best player in Champions Trophy

Gurjinder Singh seems to have lost several kilos since making his senior team debut last year.

Champions Trophy: In Ric Charlesworth shoes, Graham Reid hopes to build own legacy

Post London Games, Charlesworth had made his intentions clear that he won’t stay beyond the Glasgow CWG.